Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

UNESCO Chair on Education for Human Development and Solidarity among Peoples

UNESCO Chair on Education for Human Development and Solidarity among Peoples

Rethinking the paradigms of international cooperation in education

The meeting promoted by the UNESCO Chair of Università Cattolica, entitled "Rethinking the paradigms of international cooperation in education", will be held on Thursday 3 June 2021 at 5.30 PM. The meeting is part of the cycle of webinars organized by the Italian UNESCO Chairs on the issues of sustainable development.

The meeting will be attended by: Domenico Simeone, Abdeljalil Akkari, Francesco Castelli, Rita Locatelli.

Get more info HERE.

"Nello specchio della scuola". What development for Italy

Friday 22 January 2021 at 5:00 PM will be held the meeting "In the mirror of the school. What development for Italy", during which the volume of Prof. Patrizio BIANCHI, director of the UNESCO Chair "Education, growth and equality" at Università di Ferrara, will be presented.

The presentation, transmitted live on the social media channels of Università Cattolica, will also be attended by Prof. Domenico SIMEONE, director of the UNESCO Chair at Università Cattolica, and Dr. Rita LOCATELLI.

Watch the presentation HERE.

Project "Take my hand" - final event

In December 2020, the project "Take my hand: school in action, an inclusive society on the rise" was concluded. The lead partner of the intervention is the NGO CBM Italia Onlus. The project has contributed to the dissemination of a culture of inclusion, sensitive to the issues of disability and diversity.

During the final event, the publication "Take my hand: empathy and solidarity in the days of COVID-19" was presented. The publication is based on the report of evaluation of the activities conducted by the UNESCO Chair of Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore. Prof. Domenico Simeone, Director of the UNESCO Chair of Università Cattolica also spoke in the final video of the project.

Get more information on the project HERE.

Watch the closing video HERE.

AIGU meets the UNESCO Chairs of Lombardy

On May 29th 2021 the Italian Youth Association for UNESCO (AIGU) meets the UNESCO Chairs of Lombardy in an online event. The UNESCO Chair on Education for Human Development and Solidarity among Peoples of Università Cattolica will take part to the initiative with a speech by prof. Domenico Simeone, Director of the UNESCO Chair of Università Cattolica and Dean of the Faculty of Education.

Get more information HERE.

Watch the meeting HERE.

Fraternity and Cooperation, the series of meetings to relaunch the Global Compact on Education

The cycle of online meetings "Fraternity and Cooperation", promoted by the Congregation for Catholic Education and LUMSA, opens on February 15th. The webinar cycle consists of 5 events, which will be held on the 15th of each month, from February to June 2021 with the aim of deepening the reflection on the Global Compact on Education launched by Pope Francis on October 15th 2020.

Prof. Domenico Simeone, Director of the UNESCO Chair of Università Cattolica, attended the first appointment of the cycle.

Get more information HERE.

Watch the first meeting HERE.

Course "Training for International Cooperation" - New edition

On line the program of the new edition of the "Training for International Cooperation" Course, promoted by Fondazione "Giuseppe Tovini" and Fondazione Museke Onlus Foundation in collaboration with the UNESCO Chair of the Università Cattolica, Università degli Studi di Brescia and the Fondazione “V. Chizzolini” ONLUS – Diritti dell’Uomo e Cooperazione Internazionale.